Evaluation and Approvals Committee

The Evaluation and Approvals Committee provides an impartial assessment of the requests for grant funding. Members serve in an unpaid capacity and were appointed following a public call for suitable members to serve on the committee. 

The current membership is as follows

  • Niamh O'Sullivan, Director of Services, Kerry County Council
  • Chris Clancy, Development Adviser, Enterprise Ireland
  • Breda O'Dwyer, Institute of Technology, Tralee
  • Mike Fitzgerald, Netfeasa Ltd., Entrepreneur
  • Barry Murphy, AIB Bank
  • Kristian O'Donovan, Pitman Training (Flúírse Ltd.), Entrepreneur
  • Mike McKenna, Businessman/Accountant
  • Sean Linnane, NEWKD